1 King West

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Height: Architectural 176.2 m / 578 ft
Height: To Tip 176.2 m / 578 ft
Floors Above Ground 51
# of Elevators 7


Official Name 1 King West
Other Names The Sliver
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 1 King Street West
Postal Code M5J 1A1
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 2002
Completion 2005
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Regional Ranking #484 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #61 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #36 Tallest in Toronto

Companies Involved

Developer Stinson Properties Inc.
Design ERA Architects; Stanford Downey Architects Inc.
Structural Engineer
Design Halcrow Yolles
Main Contractor EllisDon Construction Services Inc.


Coupling Damper System for Enhanced Performance of Tall Buildings
19 Sep 2012 – Constantin Christopoulos, Associate Professor, U of Toronto

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